Imagine Iowa Great Lakes Seeks Mural Artists

Iowa Great Lakes — If you are a mural artist or a commercial painter, your services are sought in the Iowa Great Lakes Area for a new project. Imagine Iowa Great Lakes is launching an outdoor mural program in the Okoboji area. The organization says they will...

Imagine Iowa Great Lakes launches Mural Program

(Okoboji)-Imagine Iowa Great Lakes is launching an outdoor Mural Program. Imagine Iowa Great Lakes is seeking artists to produce large scale murals in the Lakes Area. Executive Director Michelle Goodenow says, it’s part of the organization’s beautification...

CALL FOR ARTISTS IMAGINE IOWA GREAT LAKES MURAL ARTIST ROSTER

Imagine Iowa Great Lakes is launching an outdoor mural program in the Okoboji area. The organization will commission outdoor murals in sites primarily along the Highway 71 corridor. Artists will be selected from a pre-qualified roster of experienced muralists, artists...

Okoboji City Council Approves Sanborn Avenue Pre-Design Agreement

(Okoboji)– The Okoboji City Council last (Tues.) evening voted to enter into an agreement with Beck Engineering for a preliminary design for the reconstruction of Sanborn Avenue between Highway 71 and Lakeshore Drive. City Administrator Michael Meyers told the...

Repair Work On Arnolds Park Seawall Getting Underway

Okoboji, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Imagine Iowa Great Lakes began work this week to repair the seawall at Arnolds Park. The project will stabilize the foundation of the sidewalk and ultimately serve as a platform for the beautification...

Iowa Great Lakes enter phase 2 of beautification projects

(KUOO) – From the roof garden to the waterfront, contractors have put a lot of work into beautifying the Iowa Great Lakes. But what’s happened so far is only “phase one.” With their first major project complete, Imagine Iowa Great Lakes is about to embark on several...
Large Crowd Hears Update From Imagine Iowa Great Lakes

Large Crowd Hears Update From Imagine Iowa Great Lakes

(Arnolds Park)– Officials with Imagine Iowa Great Lakes updated the public last (Thurs.) evening on projects that have been completed so far, and those that are coming up next. Terry Lutz, CEO of McClure Engineering, says there will be a lot more work going on...
Traffic study underway on U.S. Highway 71

Traffic study underway on U.S. Highway 71

(KUOO Radio) – A major highway that runs through the Iowa Great Lakes could get some major improvements in the future. But first, a traffic study must be done on the highway. Efforts are underway to have a study done on U.S. Highway 71 through the lakes corridor. It...

Imagine Project digs in

The first phase of the Imagine Iowa Great Lakes beautification project is underway in Arnolds Park. The old walkway leading from Broadway Street past Preservation Plaza down to the shoreline was removed early this spring with dirt work getting underway for the new...